Columbia, Missouri (PRWEB) September 03, 2013
Columbia, Missouri criminal law and DWI defense attorney Andrew D. Popplewell at Eng & Woods Attorneys at Law has received the prestigious AV(R) Preeminent(TM) Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell(R). The AV Preeminent rating is the highest such peer review rating available to any individual lawyer.
Andrew D. Popplewell has eight years of experience and was admitted to practice in Missouri in 2005. He received his B.S. from the University of Missouri, Columbia in 2001 and his J.D. from the same university in 2004. Mr. Popplewell began working for Eng & Woods in 2002, while still in law school, joining the firm as an associate in May, 2005, and becoming a partner in January, 2010. AV-rated in criminal law, Mr. Popplewell’s practice is focused on criminal defense, primarily defending drug and alcohol cases. He is an active member of the Missouri Bar, the Boone County Bar Association and both the Missouri and National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of the peer review rating process. The ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the Bar and the Judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories: legal ability and general ethical standards.
The legal ability rating indicates professional ability in a specific area of practice and is based on five key areas: legal knowledge, analytical capabilities, judgment, communication ability, and legal experience.
The general ethical standards rating denotes adherence to professional standards of conduct and ethics, reliability, diligence, and other criteria relevant to the discharge of professional responsibilities.
AV(R) Preeminent(TM) and BV(R) Distinguished(TM) are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards, and policies.
About Eng & Woods Attorneys at Law
Attorneys at the firm of Eng & Woods Attorneys at Law offer legal counsel primarily in the following areas:
- Criminal defense
- DWI defense
- Auto accidents
- Personal injury
- Workers compensation
- Family law
Eng & Woods, Attorneys at Law provides the highest possible quality of legal service to its Missouri neighbors by using an aggressive style of litigation coupled with a dedication to personal, compassionate care outside of the courtroom. The firm’s Columbia personal injury lawyers have a truly in-depth knowledge of a wide variety of personal injury case types. The firm’s skilled Columbia auto accident attorneys and criminal defense attorneys provide high-quality, efficient and individual legal services.
Founded in 1994, the lawyers at Eng & Woods, Attorneys at Law have more than 100 years of combined experience. For more information about the firm, please go to http://www.engandwoods.com/ or call 573.874.4190.
903 E. Ash Street
Columbia, Missouri 65201